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Northern California / Sacramento County Attorney - Michael L. Hanks

Michael L. Hanks graduated with honors from the University of California in 1972. He graduated with honors from the McGeorge School of Law in 1975 and gained admission to the State Bar of California later that same year. In 1983, Mr. Hanks received a Master's Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University.

From 1980 to 1992, Mr. Hanks was an associate lawyer at the esteemed firm of Friedman & Collard. In 1992, Mr. Hanks formed our law offices to provide quality legal representation to people and businesses throughout Northern California. Mr. Hanks focuses his practice in the areas of business and commercial law, probate and estate planning and real estate law. You can learn more about attorney Hanks by reading the information below.

Michael L. Hanks is a problem solver, rather than merely a problem identifier, since that is what clients both expect and need. He believes that clear headed, objective, pragmatic analysis of a legal problem is the first step in its solution, and will provide the client with the best possible result.

Mr. Hanks has been successful in helping clients minimize both the expense and trauma of legal problems by applying these techniques over 25 years of practice. During that time, he has gained experience in almost every kind of legal challenge presented within the areas of his practice, and his clients benefit from that experience. He also emphasizes availability and responsiveness, since an attorney can't help a client who can't reach him.

Mr. Hanks is the author of a number of legal articles, many of which are available through this web site. He has been the featured speaker at a number of seminars presented by such firms as Merrill Lynch and Salomon Smith Barney. His excellent "bedside manner" and his emphasis on the human aspects of each client's situation provide creative solutions to real problems through legal excellence.

Michael L. Hanks graduated with honors from both the University of California and from McGeorge School of Law, where he was admitted to membership in the Traynor Society, the school’s scholastic honor society. He graduated from McGeorge ranked 12th in the class in 1975. In 1983, Mr. Hanks received a Master's Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University. He has practiced in the areas of commercial and business law, real estate, probate and estate planning.

The Law Offices of Michael L. Hanks are located in Gold River, California. To contact attorney Michael L. Hanks, call 916-635-0302 or contact him by e-mail.

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To speak with an experienced and caring Northern California lawyer about your legal needs, contact the Law Offices of Michael L. Hanks.

You can contact us online, or call us at 916-635-0302

We represent clients throughout Northern California, including Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, Placer County, El Dorado County, Sutter County, Yuba County, Gold River, Sacramento, Carmichael, Fair Oaks, Rancho Cordova, Folsom, Stockton, Auburn, Placerville, Yuba City, Marysville, Citrus Heights, Roseville and Rocklin, CA.